Archive for the 'Utility Stocks' Category

Dividend stock bargain: A high-yielding utility stock on sale

Until recently, finding undervalued dividend stocks in this market has been a real challenge.  While there were plenty of dividend stock bargains to be found during the market lows in March 2009 – when no one wanted to buy them – the market’s spectacular run-up since then not only “corrected” that situation, but pushed valuations […]

Three stocks with affordable 4% dividends

A recent article at SmartMoney focuses on 3 Stocks With Affordable 4% Yields. By “affordable” the article is referring to the companies’ abilities to pay their dividends while still having enough cash to pay for other expenses and investments – a sign that the dividends are likely to be safe. The stocks – which include […]

6 utility stocks with good return potential

Sporting low price-earnings multiples and ample dividend yields, utility stocks may be good values here says Andrew Bary of Barron’s. In a recent article and accompanying short 1:09-minute video (see below), Bary argues that many utility shares could offer a total return of 15% or more over the coming year when their dividend yields – […]

3 high yielding electric utility stocks

Top yielding electric utility stocks are the subject of a post today at Stockerblog. Three utility stocks in particular are mentioned – none of which, unfortunately, are going to make it on to my active watchlist. Here’s my quick take on the three utility stocks mentioned (the stars represent’s star ranking system – three […]

5 utility stocks with dependable dividends

When it comes to dependable dividends, utility stocks are often the first investments that come to mind – but even those haven’t been a safe haven lately. But a just-posted article by Bullish Bankers sifts through the sector to find five utility stocks with dividends you can count on. Here’s my quick take on the […]